3455 Marina Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93110 $8,275,000

Status: Closed    MLS# 24-629

4 Bedrooms    4 Full Bathrooms    2 Half Bathrooms

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Property Description

Perched on a scenic one-acre enclave just beyond the borders of Hope Ranch, this remarkable estate offers a panorama of awe-inspiring ocean vistas and distant island horizons. Crafted as a year-round retreat, the resort-style amenities are tailored for seamless indoor/outdoor entertainment and relaxation. An expansive fireside loggia beckons with commanding coastal views, while a sparkling pool invites leisurely dips, complete with a Baja bench thoughtfully equipped for shaded lounging. Adjacent, a rejuvenating spa cascades with tranquil water features. A freestanding stone bathroom with an invigorating outdoor shower invites you to indulge in a moment of tranquility as you wash away the beach sand, preparing for a refreshing dip in the pool. Immerse yourself in the seamless..harmony of nature and luxury, where every detail is designed to enhance your relaxation and enjoyment. For culinary enthusiasts, the ultimate gourmet kitchen awaits, seamlessly blending luxury and functionality. A Butler's pantry, complete with a wine cellar, stands ready to elevate every occasion. A gracious dining room, capable of hosting esteemed gatherings, adjoins this grandeur. Within the sprawling Great Room, a grand corner fireplace anchors the space, radiating warmth and elegance. While floor to ceiling glass doors that retreat into the walls open to the loggia blurring the boundaries between inside and outside and creating a harmonious flow that celebrates the beauty of open-air living.Retreat to the primary suite, where a cozy fire-lit sitting area invites moments of quiet reflection. Luxuriate in the soaking jet tub within the opulent bath, or revel in the convenience of a walk-in closet designed for two. Outside, a private covered patio offers a front-row seat to breathtaking sunsets, a daily spectacle to behold.Originally conceived as a four-bedroom sanctuary, recent redesigns have transformed a guest wing into a permitted ADU, complete with its own entrance and fully equipped kitchen, offering unparalleled flexibility and privacy for residents and guests alike.A gated motor court, flanked by a three-car garage, ensures ample parking for residents and visitors. Wander through the lush grounds, where a boutique orchard promises fresh fruit, raised garden beds offer seasonal delights, and a verdant wall of berries delights the senses. Find solace amid the flourishing succulent garden, where hummingbirds and bees dance amongst vibrant blossoms, completing this idyllic coastal sanctuary. Yet, it is the expansive, uninterrupted ocean viewsvisible from nearly every vantage pointthat truly captivate, beckoning you to linger and savor every moment in this unparalleled coastal haven.

Property Information
Property Details
MLS ID: #24-629
Current Price: $8,275,000 
Buyer Broker Compensation: 2.5%
Status: Closed
Days on Market: 16
Address: 3455 Marina Drive
City / Zip: Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Area / Neighborhood: Sb/West Of State
Property Type: Residential – Home/Estate
Style: Medit 
Approx. Sq. Ft.: 5,500 
Year Built: 2011 
Acres: 1.17 
Topography: Level, Cul-De-Sac 
Proximity: Restaurants, Near Ocean, Near Park(s), Near School(s), Near Shopping 
View: Islands, Ocean, Mountain(s), Panoramic 
Elementary School: Monroe
Jr. High School: LaColina
Sr. High School: San Marcos
Interior Features
Bedrooms: 4
Total Bathrooms: 6
Bathrooms (Full): 4
Bathrooms (Half): 2
Dining Areas: Breakfast Area, Breakfast Bar, Dining Area, Formal 
Fireplaces: 2+, LR, Other, Patio, Primary Bedroom 
Flooring: Tile 
Laundry: Laundry Room 
Appliances: Dishwasher, Gas Range, Gas Stove, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer 
Exterior Features
Roof: Tile 
Exterior: Stucco 
Foundation: Slab 
Construction: Single Story 
Grounds: Pool, Yard Irrigation T/O, Patio Open, Patio Covered, SPA-Outside, Built-in BBQ, Lawn, Fruit Trees, Fenced: BCK, Fenced: PRT, Drought Tolerant LND, Other 
Parking: Gar #3, Attached 
ADU: Yes 
Amenities: Cathedral Ceilings, Dual Pane Window, Pantry, Solar PV 
Other buildings: ADU (Accessory Dwelling Unit) 
Water / Sewer: Meter In, Septic In 
Zoning: R-1, Other 
Reports Available: Prelim 

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